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Centralia, Missouri - Basic Facts

The City of Centralia had a population of 4,371 as of July 1, 2018. Centralia ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Missouri. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Centralia is located at latitude 39.2106 and longitude -92.1344 in Boone County. The formal boundaries for the City of Centralia (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.87 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Boone County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 883 feet.

The City of Centralia (GNIS ID: 2393789) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The City of Centralia is located within Township of Centralia, a minor civil division (MCD) of Boone County.


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Centralia, MO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)

POPULATION

Total Population 4,371
Population in Households 4,308
Population in Familes 3,484
Population in Group Qrtrs 63
Population Density2 1,521
Diversity Index3 11
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $43,586
Average Household Income $59,036
Per Capita Income $23,547

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 1,900 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,113 (58.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 611 (32.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 176 ( 9.3%)
Median Home Value $118,031
Average Home Value $141,375
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 1,724
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 1,162
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 1.0% 1.04%
Households 0.9% 1.02%
Families 1.09% 0.96%
Median Household Income   3.62%
Per Capita Income   3.58%

Centralia, MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Centralia to the other 1,032 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Missouri by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 165 84th
Population Density # 162 84th
Diversity Index # 682 34th
Median Household Income # 549 47th
Per Capita Income # 514 50th

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